Gartner Research

A Vision of Advanced Business Process Simulation and Optimization

Published: 02 June 2010

ID: G00201081

Analyst(s): Jim Sinur


Simulation and optimization technologies have high potential for improving business processes in several ways. Gartner has devised a scenario framework composed of four contextual areas in which this can be accomplished.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Introduction
  • Simulation and Optimization in Context
    • Signals and Patterns
    • Decisions
    • Processes
    • Resources
  • Conclusions and Recommendations

©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.